For more information about F. Scott Fitzgerald

There are hundreds of books, websites, movies, fictional works and other materials about F. Scott Fitzgerald.  Here is a very short list of resources you may want to check out for more information, as well as a short list of recommended works about Fitzgerald’s life in Saint Paul


International F. Scott Fitzgerald Society
The scholarly society, open to anyone interested in Fitzgerald, dedicated to his life and work. Their website includes a good short biography of Fitzgerald, as well as a bibliography of Fitzgerald’s writings, and works about him and Zelda.

University of South Carolina Fitzgerald Centenary Page
Created for Fitzgerald’s centennial in 1996, this is a very comprehensive resource, although now a bit dated in some sections. The University of South Carolina archives hold a very large collection of Fitzgerald resources (along with Princeton University) and are a major resource for serious scholars.

Scott and Zelda Page by Harold Ober and Associates
A fun, good looking site by Fitzgerald’s literary agents. Includes a list of film and theater productions related to Fitzgerald.

Library Resources

The major repository of Fitzgerald archives are at the University of South Carolina and Princeton University. In Minnesota, the Minnesota Historical Society archives contain a small collection of Fitzgerald materials, and Saint Public Library’s Central Library maintains an alcove of most of the popular works by and about Fitzgerald available for checkout.

Recommended Books about Fitzgerald in Minnesota

Hampl, Patricia, and Dave Page, editors. The St. Paul Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald. St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Historical Society Press/Borealis Books, 2004.

Koblas, John J., F. Scott Fitzgerald in Minnesota: His Homes and Haunts. St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 1978.

Koblas, John J., A Guide to F. Scott Fitzgerald’s St. Paul. St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2004.

Page, Dave, and John Koblas. F. Scott Fitzgerald in Minnesota: Toward the Summit. St. Cloud, MN: North Star Press, 1996.

Page, Dave, editor. The Thoughtbook of F. Scott Fitzgerald: A Secret Boyhood Diary. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2013.